~1340, William born in England, heir & s/o §§Geffrey Gilbert & Jone Compton.
1345, William’s father died.
~1355, Elizabeth born in Devon, England, d/o 4194514. Oliver Champernowne & 4194515. Eglina Valletort.
6/21/1377, Richard II, age 10, succeeded Edward III as King of England.
By 1380, William, of Compton, Devon, died.
7/6/1380, Elizabeth Champernoun granted administration of husband’s estate.
(S) Visitations of Devon, V1, Vivian, 1895, P405.
· Geffrey Gilbert s/o §§Thomas Gilbert & Amy ?.
· Jone Compton coheir & d/o §William Compton. [Named in the IPM of Geffrey.]
· Descent of the family of More: William Gilbert of Compton married Elizabeth d/o Gervais More of Collompton. (Pole). (S) Ancient Sepulchral Effigies of Devon, Rogers, 1877, P216. [Possible 1st wife.]
Child of William and Elizabeth:
i. William Gilbert (1048628), born by 1380 in England.